Phillies purchased the contract of C Tommy Joseph from Double-A Reading.
Phillies catching prospect Tommy Joseph (concussion) will play in the Dominican winter league.
Phillies catching prospect Tommy Joseph (concussion) has been cleared for activities.
Tommy Joseph has been shut down for the remainder of the season due to lingering concussion symptoms.
Tommy Joseph went 3-for-4 with a double on Wednesday and is 6-for-13 with three extra-base hits this spring.
Phillies acquired C Tommy Joseph, OF Nate Schierholtz and RHP Seth Rosin from the Giants for OF Hunter Pence and cash considerations.
Tommy Joseph is headed to the Phillies as part of the Hunter Pence deal, according to CBS Sports' Danny Knobler.